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demanding he give up those near absolute powers. and steve harrigan is live for us in cairo. steve, these are the biggest crowds we have seen yet. >>reporter: the largest crowds and the most violent. it has calmed down in the last hour at 10:00 p.m. in egypt but the worst clashes in two weeks of protests here. it wasn't police versus the protester but civilian on civilian, members of the muslim brotherhood who support president morsi and those who want to drive him from office and all the conflict happening outside the presidential palace that began with pushing and sticks and rocks and molotov cocktails and shots fired. showing how bitterly the country is divided. >>trace: what do we know what is behind the violence? >>reporter: the first two weeks, antimorsi protesters met in that sure square and now they are marching on the palace. there has been a lost restraint on of the pro morsi supporters which restrain was broken after the man on the palace where the wall were written on with graffiti. they moved in with sticks, rocks and later gun battles in exactly what followed after th
the 27-year-old man to his bed. steve, i interviewed lance corporal hammar's mom on "fox & friends" and his parents say they receive threatening phone calls from the prison and they were asked for ransom money. >> it's been a four-month ordeal for the family and they tell me the worst part has been threatening phone calls from inside the prison. the first one demanded she send $1,800 to western union or her son would be killed. here's what she told thus morning. >> it was the longest night of my life. i was physically ill all night waiting for the next call. they would call back and we tried to stall them to give the embassy time to get him isolated. >> reporter: they did get him isolated. jon hammar was moved out of the general population into a makeshift storage room. >> gretchen: then we got the reports he was chained possibly to a bed. is that still the case? >> reporter: it has been the case in the past. we spoke to his lawyer in mexico city today who said for a time he was chained to the bed. we spoke jon's father who visited him at the prison and he said jon was chained to a
, steve, what do we know of hammar's release in. >> we heard from a number of different sources including his mother and father and the mexican attorney and his congresswoman, they all expect him to be released. it is ruled that his constitutional rights were violated and he had no criminal intent in bringing that weapon across the border. his own father, jon hammar left this morning to be on the texas sides of the border and will meet his son there when he crosses over and the two plan to drive home to miami miami when he crosses the border. >>gregg: any idea what shape he is in? >>reporter: it is a tough prison and it hold as number of cartel leaders inside. part of the time the four months he was in the prison he was chained to a bed inside a storage room and he received a number of threats and his family received extortion threats saying that jon hammar would be killed and this is likely the opposite he planned on, a relaxing surf vacation after nine months of treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder after serving in combat operations in both afghanistan and iraq. >>gregg: thank y
destruction. steve, what kind of tactics do they employ here? >>reporter: one tactic is a difficult maneuver called pit training, during high speed chase with cars and other people. but this, like 7 of the training we are seeing, is deliberately a high stress situation putting the federal responders in the tough situations, really, to get them ready for what could be the real thing. >>shepard: that is pretty cool. do they time that for the camera s? we have watched that sort of thing happen before. they have been training all day on this stuff? >>guest: they have been, about 60,000 agents come in here through the course of a year. we are seeing sarin gas attacks simulated, with lie speed chases, and it has been described as disney world if cops here and for federal agents. they enenjoying the word. >>shepard: they are lending how to anticipate what could happen next with someone who is irrationale? >>guest: one of the concerns i saw here, was i.e.d. training, as we have seen in afghanistan and iraq. the reason for the training could be for federal agents who do work overseas. part of it, al
: that is a good point. people say the 3-d visuals on it are trick. are cool. the problem with apple, steve jobs was a marketing genius but he was arrogant, not great public relations. tim cook is new. you have a great company, a stock that should be roaring but you have to be more public. you have to consider public relations more than you have up to now. >>shepard: thank you. >> have you heard about the well dressed monkey would walked into ikea? stand by. [ male announcer ] when was the last time something made your jaw drop? campbell's has 24 new soups that will make it drop over, and over again. ♪ from jammin' jerk chicken, to creamy gouda bisque. see what's new from campbell's. it's amazing what soup can do. constipated? yeah. mm. some laxatives like dulcolax can cause cramps. but phillips' caplets don't. they have magnesium. for effective relief of occasional constipation. thanks. [ phillips' lady ] live the regular life. phillips'. >>shepard: creditors -- critters, a baby monkey in a coat at ikea showed up at a parking lot of a store and some thought it was a toy, really, with the fanc
turned him into a killer. traumatic brain injury may have play add role. why the speculation? steve brown is in our newsroom. what is the source of this? >>reporter: dead spin, a sports website has a post where an author says that he received an e-mail from a single aanyone miscellaneous source alleging that heavy alcohol use and a series of head injuries may have led to what happened early on saturday. i spoke with the chiefs and their front office says that there were no head injuries that he suffered this year but we only could come up with a groin injury very early in the season and they are double checking to make sure. the final word on all of this seems to be coming from the medical examiner and we are told the autopsy of he and his girlfriend were both completed today and that the results will not come back for six to eight weeks. >>shepard: any indications or thought of a moment for killing his girlfriend? >>reporter: our affiliate in kansas city says this erupted from an argument about her late return from a concert early in their early morning hours and it went from there. then
. and steve harrigan is our man in cairo. how big a threat are the protesters there to the president in. >> what we saw tonight is clearly an escalation on behalf of the protesters who want do drive morsi from the government. they broke through iron gates and went through barbed wire and only with the use of tear gas they were kept off the presidential palace. they never breached the walls of the compound. as far as security threat it could be overstated. he does not live in the palace but in a cairo suburb. so he did actually leave the palace while the protest was going on. >>shepard: anything from him at all? do we know if he is standing firm or what did we have? >>reporter: well, no sign of compromise from the president. the strategy of the government seems to be to try and avoid bloodshed and back up as long as possible without giving in. they have a boost today with the chief judges in the council said they will monitor the referendum on the new constitution december 15 so that gives what he is doing a sense legitimacy and is a blow to the opposition. >>shepard: thank you, and now
. that is the word from his vice president. steve, how bad is the president's condition? >>reporter: it looks like the condition is very serious. this was the fourth operation for a pelvic-area cancer for chavez, an undisclosed fact of the type of cancer. he has not been seen or heard from publicly in the past three weeks. all this is happening in cuba, and now the vice president has gone from venezuela to cuba marking how serious the condition is. requests have been made to the people of venezuela to pray for chavez and new year's celebration are canceled. >>trace: if president chavez dies who replaces him? >>guest: that is tricky. we are right in between an election back in october and a potential ininauguration on january 10. he has said he wants his vice president, a one-time bus driver, to replace him. it is not clear that would happen if he died now they have to hold an election in 30 days but it is more complicated than that. if chavez dies before the john 10 inauguration, that election is run by the head of the parliament. but if he dies after january 10, it is run by the vice president so
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